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Sensorimotor rehabilitation of paralysed fingers

Some 30% of stroke survivors suffer from severe upper limb paresis with a non-functioning hand and the outcomes for rehab, at least in the research literature, seem to be poor. The RehaDigit produces controlled passive movements of paralysed fingers with the aim of allowing therapists to concentrate on more complicated tasks whilst allowing more intensive therapy. The device moves the four fingers over a physiological range of movement whilst adding a controlled vibration to activate the sensorimotor system.

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RehaDigit Hand Device

The RehaDigit from Hasomed is simple, compact device that aims to impact on sensory and motor function of the hand. The therapist can set the massage action to include vibration which can effectively relax tight finger and hand structures following a stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury or more.  Easy to setup, safe to use and clinically effective.

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